With potential new drugs being tested rocketing each year, the time for a drug to reach the market taking 10-15 years, the cost of drug development increasing and the higher use of animals for animal testing, Frontier asks: is animal testing really viable?
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You may have heard of the recently growing science of Eco therapy, a new idea that focuses on the mental health and wellbeing nature can provide for us. From healing drug addiction, improving social interactions, increasing academic performance and reducing depression, Eco therapy has a potential to improve many people’s lives and livelihoods.
World Health Day is celebrated on 7 April every year. For those history buffs out there, it was founded as a result of the United Nations being formed in the aftermath of the Second World War, in response to the devastation caused during this time.
In a week focusing on cutting-edge technology being used to change the world for the better, today we look into the brilliant mPedigree, a system safeguarding a whole population from the horrific problems associated with counterfeit medicine.
Finding a career in medicine can be a competitive process, often highly dependant on training and experience. A medical internship is not only a great addition to a CV, but provides volunteers with invaluable experience to better equip them for their future careers.